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Winter is here and if you love to have a gorgeous looking scarf around your neck, then handmade silk scarves are just what you need. As a working woman, you need to go out all the while no matter how cold or harsh it is. As you go around with your responsibilities, it is essential that you still exude the charm and loveliness of elegant lady that you are. Winters at times leave little option to dress elegantly. What with all the woolens, winter protection, all your style statement probably gets buried under. Silk scarves for women can add that subtle touch which makes you stand out in spite of all the winter gear.

In your everyday professional life, it is probably as important to look impressive as is your quality of work. Say when you are going to make an important presentation to a client, your style, way of conducting yourself and poise are important along with what you present. The combination of matter and style always is a clincher. Hand painted silk scarves can very much add that extra glamor to your otherwise official presence to make that lasting impression, which might actually help you in clinching the deal alongside your actual presentation that reflects your hard work. These scarves are hand painted with the utmost care, attention and love giving them a luxurious and warm finish that never goes unnoticed by people around you. They are unique since no two scarves have the same design or pattern, unlike factory mass-made scarves. They lend that uniqueness and style quotient to your daily wear unlike anything else.

Also with the festive season and Christmas round the corner, you will certainly want to look your resplendent best for all occasions, be it professional or personal. As you do the rounds of many parties and get together for the Christmas, your style statement will make you stand out amongst others. Silk scarves have always been coveted items by women of all ages and they are sure to compliment you when you have a unique and gorgeous scarf adorning your neck during these occasions.

So go ahead and indulge yourself this Christmas by buying of some unique and gorgeous silk scarves for women. You can also gift them to your female friends and relatives and delight them with something that is special and personal.

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Is there a similarity between sunflower yellows, sunset red, and woodland green? They are all colours of the nature and are soothing for the eyes and the mind. So what happens when you bring all these 3 colours together in one single canvas? It creates a riot of contrasting colours and when you show it off on silk scarves, then it has that magical effect on other art buffs as well.

What is so different about handmade silk scarves?  These are specially designed silk scarves for women who love and respect different forms of art, ranging from impressionism and fauvism to cubism and abstract. Some of the top painters and art expressionists have poured their heart out and created each painting on silk scarves from their soul. When you paint from the soul, it becomes a masterpiece. So when you wear hand painted silk scarves, they will not only reflect the soul and the heart of the painter but also bring out your hidden emotions like confidence or exuberance. That is the kind of flattering power that a painting or a work of art can have on you.

When you wear a silk scarf, the beauty of the paintings connects to your personality, skin tone, attitude and behaviour, and mind-set. This is the biggest difference between a normal scarf and hand painted silk scarves. But this is not all! These silk scarves are unique Christmas gifts for women because art and the festival of Christmas are intricately connected. The story of Christmas has many times been told through works of art, and the colours of Christmas complements the colours of art in many ways.

These scarves are the canvas where inanimate objects, nature, and colours have been mixed in a way that it brings to life several art forms that are no longer seen in this part of the world. Using silk as a canvas is quite difficult, and the paintings have been created painstakingly. Bringing out the strong bold pastel colours on silk, which has its own smoothness and shine, is like balancing the whiteness of snow with the crimson of a sunset. The end result is for the eyes to behold! The beauty depicted through these hand painted silk scarves is every art connoisseur’s dream. These are the perfect art gifts for women who value the work or art and who want art to remain an integral part of their life!

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Flowers are most commonly gifted to express an emotion or feeling. People mostly gift flowers to express their love and gratitude. Flowers are gifted even on different occasions and events, such as marriages, birthdays, or any other ceremony. This is because flowers embody purity of feelings. This is one of the reasons why flowers have been at the centre of attention in some of the greatest paintings of all time, including Monet’s Blue Water Lilies, Georgia O’Keeffe’s Oriental Poppies, Manet’s Lilacs in a Vase, Andy Warhol’s Flowers, Hokusai’s Bullfinch on Weeping Cherry, Jan Brueghel the Elder’s Flowers in a Vase, and Van Gogh’s Vase with Pink Roses.

Flowers are used as a primary subject in paintings by top painters even today and so much so that they are being painted in different colours and forms on silk scarves for women. Floral painting is today a mainstay in hand painted silk scarves and other similar gifts. Flower painting is considered an integral part of still life art, which depicts primarily inanimate subjects. Some of the earliest flower paintings can be attributed to Dutch, Northern Renaissance, and Flemish painters. One of the greatest still life paintings of all times is Roelant Savery’s Still Life that depicts 63 species of flowers and 44 species of animals.

Modern floral paintings came into existence with more focus on abstract art than still life. Various aspects of still life as well as abstract art have been incorporated when creating hand painted silk scarves. The paintings on these scarves revolve not only around different types of flowers, but also different colours to bring out the richness and individuality of each flower and each scarf. A lot of thought has gone into detailing the painting or art for each handmade silk scarves and selective flowers have been used.

The flowers that are most commonly painted on handmade silk scarves include Iris, Orchids, Cornflower, Tulips, Lilies, Scarlet, Yellow Roses, and an innovative mix of spring or autumn flowers, night flowers, and winter flowers, among others. The flower paintings are supported by subtle or loud background colours that offer contrast and make the silk scarves look and feel like an original masterpiece. The painted scarves are unique art gifts for women because they have retained the very essence of art and painting and at the same time can be used as an accessory for enhancing overall personality.

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A painting or any type of art form has a very subtle effect on human senses and can be quite relaxing if colours in the painting or the art form are chosen carefully. This is exactly the reason why silk scarves for women are hand painted. Hand painting by top artists provides a personal touch for the scarves and, at the same time, the environmentally friendly pastel colours have their magical effect on human senses and psychology.

The psychology of art and painting is based on perception and cognition. Paintings are also considered to possess aesthetic value. The aesthetic experience of a painting, having motivational, emotional, and cognitive qualities, is enjoyed by the viewer. Figurative art, for example, may appeal to the emotional senses and can be relaxing for the eyes. Abstract art, on the other hand, can be relaxing for the mind and appeal to the cognitive senses. This psychology of art and paintings has been brought into human lives in a more meaningful manner through aesthetically painted silk scarves for women.
The idea of hand painting on silk scarves for women is to reach out to the emotional senses of a woman. The colours used in the paintings have both undertones and overtones, some of which are soothing for the eye while others help in relaxing the mind. Colours like aqua blue and lime green are soothing for the eyes of the wearer as well as the viewer. At the same time, these colours also help in a psychological way by inducing a state of calmness in the person wearing silk scarves. Similarly, colours like fiery red or bright yellow will render more positivity and enhance the confidence and self esteem of the wearer.

Painted silk scarves are perfect art gifts for women looking for an accessory that will not only complement their dressing style, but also provide them with a meaningful and stylish way of showing their affinity to modern or contemporary art. The paintings on the silk scarves have been created painstakingly by top artists keeping in the mind the metaphysical role it plays, such as depicting a specific mood. A silk scarf with a painting of the blue iris in a background of lime green depicts a more calm and meditative state of mind.  The true psychology of art and paintings can now be worn in the form of silk scarves for women!

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When art is infused in all its vibrancy into the elegance of silk scarves, creative sparks ignite the personality. Silk scarves are not just useful accessories but have an alluring appeal that stands out of the crowd. When art or painting is infused into silk, it brings out the smooth and satin finish of silk. Imagine hand painted silk scarves for women enthused with exotic colours and displaying everything, from the modern and contemporary abstractness of art to stunningly sublime images of flowers in full bloom.

These silk scarves for women are handmade or hand painted using colour-fast dyes, with the end result being a free flowing satin smooth scarf that complements the essence and personality of the wearer. The salient aspect of these hand-painted silk scarves is that there is one for every personality and occasion. The artwork and pastel shades used are in contrast with each other. Subtle art is complemented with bright colours while bold art forms like butterflies are complimented with a subtle hue of pleasing colours in the background.

Taking Inspiration From Gustav Klimt

Some of the art used in silk scarves for women are inspired by the work of great artist Gustav Klimt. Famous for the decoration of Viennese Burgtheater, Gustav Klimt is also known for other works, including the Altars of Dionysos and Apollo, Cart of Thespis, specific scenes from the Shakespearean Globe Theater, and the Theater at Taormina. One of the greatest artists of naturalist painting, he is also famous for his fashionable portraitist painting and experimentation with the radical styles of Art Noveau.

One of the top and most common artwork in hand painted silk scarves is the abstract floral design, which again has been inspired by the works of Gustav Klimt. Painted using warm earthy tones against a subtle background of pale mauve and shades of blue and orange, the floral designs look strikingly beautiful. What better way to bring Gustav Klimt’s work back to life than through hand painting on silk scarves. So far, Gustav Klimt’s work has been hanging on the walls of palaces of art connoisseurs’ and museums, but now they can be worn as women scarves.

One of the salient aspects of the Gustav Klimt edition of hand painted silk scarves is that it is a unique gift for those who love art and painting. A perfect and exquisite gift for fans of Gustav Klimt’s work, these silk women scarves are truly personality enhancers.

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There’s nothing like the feeling to give back to your community. But with so many events and charity organizations out there, how can you attract more clients? What can you offer them special to distinguish your organization from others?

For many years, our community of artists have been created one of a kind, hand painted silk scarves which helped many organizations to raise thousands of dollars.

How We Do It:

  • You can choose either from our wide collections of handmade silk scarves or
  • You can ask us to create something special for your event. Our artists can create silk scarves especially for your event! You will be unique as no one else will have similar scarves like yours.
  • No minimum order is required. We only ask you to let us know from time your needs so we can create your scarves in time for your event. Our artists need time to produce your special silk scarves!

Additionally to silk scarves, which are a great start for your events, we also make silk blousessilk tunics and silk dresses.

For more details, contact us at info@womenclothingtoday.com or 1-800-275-3165 and we will be happy to assist you!

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If we look in the dictionary, painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface. What do you think this painting represents?

Would you think it is actually a handmade silk scarf?

Just like a real painting, each of our handmade silk scarves is manually painted by our artists. They choose carefully the colours and put their heart and soul into the design of the scarves.

We are using 100% natural silk to create unique hand painted silk scarves for sophisticated customers like yours who appreciate the original artistic creations!

Bring our wearable art to your gallery! Contact us today at info@womenclothingtoday.com or 1-800-275-3165 and let us know what we can create for you!

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